About the Author
Educated at The University of Chicago, Glen Wakeman has lived in six countries and worked in 32 during his 20-year career with GE Capital. He has led and transformed businesses with over 17,000 employees and $15bn in assets. His activities have included start-ups, divestitures, mergers and acquisitions, integrations, downsizing, new market entry and exponential growth.
Glen Wakeman is currently the co-founder and CEO of LaunchPad Holdings, LLC. This SAAS firm enables early-stage entrepreneurs to increase their success rates by providing online business planning services. He blogs frequently about business transformation, global affairs, emerging markets and leadership and he provides advice on strategy, angel financing, and capital raising. Glen mentors several C-level executives and is an advisor to numerous start-ups. He is passionate about growth, innovation and executive development.